Strawberry Fest

Jun
17

Saturday 2017

Strawberry Fest

Celebrate the beginning of summer with Strawberry Fest! Strawberry Fest is a family festival that features a downtown art/craft fair with more than 100 vendors from across the Midwest, strawberry shortcake, a children’s costume contest, live entertainment, great food and more.  Strawberry Fest is a great way to celebrate the beginning of summer!

Strawberry Fest is a family festival that features a downtown art/craft fair with more than 100 vendors from across the Midwest, strawberry shortcake, a children’s costume contest, live entertainment, great food and more.  Strawberry Fest is a great way to celebrate the beginning of summer!

Friday, June 16, 2017

7pm – City Band Concert in the bandstand

Saturday, June 17, 2017, Strawberry Fest

Applications –

  • Artists/Crafter – (Items that are homemade)- (printable application)
    (715) 258-7343.  Payment must be made at time of application.  Online Application.

 

  • Vendor Application – Reseller (printable application) Payment must be made at time of application.

 

  • Strawberry Sally & Sam Entry Form

 

Download a schedule of events.


Volunteer Opportunities

We are currently seeking volunteers for Strawberry Fest 2017 on Saturday, June 17. To recognize volunteers, a donation will be made to the volunteer’s chosen non-profit organization based on their total hours worked.  Our event volunteers are managed through VolunteerSpot. To sign up go to http://vols.pt/Nd7VaG or contact the Chamber office.


Saturday, June 17, 2016

9am – 4pm Events:

  • Taste of Waupaca in Strawberry Lane Café from 9am-4pm
  • Arts & Craft Show – Artisans from across the Midwest from 9am-4pm
  • Entertainment on the historic band stand in City Square – 9 AM – Noon, TBA; 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, TBA.
  • All Berry Booth – Fresh strawberries for sale from 10am until gone.
  • Trivia contest – Answer strawberry trivia for a chance at a $50 Waupaca Area Chamber Gift Certificate.  9 AM – 4 PM.  Fulton Street
  • Shortcake Tent – Serving strawberry shortcake $2.00/person from 9am- until it’s gone!
  • Model Railroad Show – Located in the Waupaca Recreation Center from 10 am – 4 pm.
  • Waupaca Railroad Depot Open House – 10 AM – 5 PM,  Oak Street, north of Waupaca
  • Holly History Center – Open 9am-Noon
  • Hutchinson House Museum – Open 1 PM – 4 pm
  • Strawberry Shortcake Eating Contest – 12 noon near the Strawberry Shortcake tent on Fulton Street.  See Waupaca folks eat Strawberry Shortcake in a contest – the winner gets to donate at least $500 to the charity of his or her choice!
  • Strawberry Activities at Turner’s Farm Market – 10 AM – 5 PM, Father’s Day treat.
  • Kids Alley – Activities in Rotary Riverview Park behind Main Street. Dizzy D Clown from 9 am – 3 pm, Waupaca Walks For Children 9am; and much, much more.
  • Lil’ Strawberry Sally & Sam Costume Contest – 11:00 am in Kid’s Alley.  All girls & boys 2-5 years old are invited to enter!  $50 savings bond awarded to Strawberry Sally & Sam; prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place; goodie bags for all participants.  Sponsored by First State Bank and Sunny Day Child Care & Preschool, Inc.  Entry Form.
  • Waupaca Chain Skier’s Duck Race – 2:30 pm in Waupaca River/Rotary Riverview Park. Proceeds benefit Waupaca Chain Skiers Water Ski Club.
  • Strawberries at the Raspberry Connection – King Road, strawberries and other seasonal produce available.
  • Chain Skiers Water Ski Show – 6:00 pm Wisconsin Veterans Home in King.

Sunday, June 19, 2016

  • Model Railroad Show – Located in the Waupaca Recreation Center.  10 am – 3 pm.
  • Waupaca Railroad Depot Open House – 10 AM – 5 PM,  Oak Street, north of Waupaca
  • Strawberry Activities at Turner’s Farm Market – A special strawberry treat for all Dads!
  • Strawberries at the Raspberry Connection – King Road, strawberries and other seasonal produce available.
  • Hutchinson House Museum Open – 1pm-4pm Operated by the Waupaca Historical Society.

 

2016 Sponsored by

CFCU            Waupaca-Foundry-Logo-resized        First National Green Ox

Bethany Home, Inc.  ~  Farmers State Bank ~ Faulks Bros. Construction
Timber Ridge Apartments/S.C. Swiderski, LLC

Waupaca County Dairy Promotion Association ~ Wisconsin Public Service